QUOTE AND NEWS
Insurance Journal  Mar 31  Comment 
Canada’s Fairfax Financial Holdings has sold half of its 5.8 percent stake in Bank of Ireland for more than triple what it paid for it in 2011, a source with knowledge of the deal said, pushing the share price down … The article Bank of...
Insurance Journal  Feb 27  Comment 
The proposed acquisition of Brit plc by Fairfax Financial Holdings is “credit positive” for Fairfax, according to Moody’s, which noted that the deal will significantly boost Fairfax’s underwriting capacity at Lloyd’s in a recently...
Reuters  Feb 25  Comment 
Brit PLC, the specialty insurer targeted by Prem Watsa's Fairfax Financial Holdings , booked a 39.7 percent rise in full year post-tax profits on Wednesday, driven by...
Insurance Journal  Feb 20  Comment 
A.M. Best has commented that the issuer credit rating (ICR) of “bbb” and the unsecured debt and preferred equity ratings of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited are unchanged following the announcement that Fairfax is expanding its global...
Reuters  Feb 20  Comment 
* Launched a C$650 million equity financing Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136)
The Times of India  Feb 18  Comment 
Brit Plc soared after Fairfax Financial Holdings agreed to buy the Lloyd’s of London insurer for $1.9 billion in the latest round of industry consolidation.
Wall Street Journal  Feb 17  Comment 
Canadian insurance giant Fairfax Financial has struck a deal to acquire U.K. specialty insurer Brit in a transaction worth $1.88 billion.




 

"Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited is a financial services holding company whose corporate objective is to achieve a high rate of return on invested capital and build longterm shareholder value." [1]




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